Gemma Ashdown

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Police watchdog to investigate South Wales 'cannibal' murderer's death

Chief Inspector Paul Staniforth from Gwent Police says extra officers are being put on the streets of Argoed, South Wales to reassure the public after a woman was murdered in a "cannibal" attack with her suspected killer dying after being tasered by police<p>The Independent Police Complaints …

25 hidden features from iOS 8, Apple’s new operating system

1. Emergency Health ID<p>Powered by Apple’s new HealthKit, Emergency Health ID allows anyone to access basic and potentially life-saving health information from your iPhone’s lock screen. To set it up, open the Health app, tap Medical ID on the bottom right and add as much or as little information as …

Economy Creates 214K Jobs in Oct.; Jobless Rate Slips

The U.S. economy generated 214,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate slipped slightly to 5.8 percent, but wage growth remained sluggish, the Labor Department reported on Friday.<p>The jobless rate, which edged lower from 5.9 percent in September, is the lowest since July 2008. Job growth has …

Excavation Of Huge Ancient Temple Leads To Arrests

Seven men were arrested in Giza, Egypt last week after they dug up a 3,400-year-old temple under a house there, the Egyptian news website Ahram reported.<p>The antiquities police briefly detained the suspected looters but released them once it became clear that the area where the temple was found is …

UK to pay £1.7bn EU bill in full despite Osborne’s claim to have halved it

The government has accepted a £1.7bn top-up bill to the EU budget despite repeatedly denouncing its size as unacceptable.<p>George Osborne, the chancellor, has won a respite, however – avoiding a 1 December deadline and deferring the payment interest-free until next September, well after the general …

'Cannibal' murderer Matthew Williams lured victim Cerys Yemm to hotel

The 22-year-old died after she was attacked by Matthew Williams, who allegedly ate parts of her face. He later died at the Sirhowy Arms hotel in South Wales after police used a Taser to try to stop him<p><b>Cannibal killer</b> Matthew Williams lured his 22 year-old victim back to his hotel room after meeting …

Taylor Swift Explains Why She Knew Spotify Was Trouble

Taylor, I’ma let you finish but… Spotify is still one of the best music streaming services of <i>all time</i>.<p>Now that I got that off my chest, let’s take a look at tall musician Taylor Swift, and her thoughts on the “grand experiment” of Spotify, where she explains why she pulled her entire catalog off of …

'Toy Story': Five things you may not know - CNN.com

Peter Jackson's journey through his adaptation of "The Hobbit" has been unexpectedly long, as what was intended to be a two-part project was broken up into three movies. The first two, "An Unexpected Journey" and "The Desolation of Smaug," opened in 2012 and 2013. The final installment, "The Battle …

'Cold and callous' murders of McStay family solved, authorities say

Almost a year to the day after an off-road motorcyclist found the remains of a California family who had vanished from their home in 2010, authorities announced Friday they had arrested the man they believe is responsible for the deaths.<p>Charles "Chase" Merritt is charged with four counts of murder …

Are these the ten cutest cats on the internet?

Cute cats. It’s surely what the internet was first conceived for – and pictures of adorable felines is what seemingly drives 99.9% of all social …

At least 26 people have died and more than 200 are missing after a ferry collided with a cargo ship (pictured) and sank off the coast in the Philippines: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23729996